2 Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Old Sweaters

Even though most fashion is currently veering more minimalist, it seems like sweaters haven't gotten the memo. In fact, the pullover was one of this past Fashion Week's biggest trends — but we didn't see a plain wooly in the bunch.
Knit with various patterns and festooned with adornments, your average sweater went through a major makeover for fall '12. So, grab your sewing kit; We've got two DIYs to give your old, simple sweaters a modern treatment.
Photographed by Erin Yamagata